UOE sells B2B division

UK reseller UOE has sold its B2B operations in order to focus on its growing high street retailing business. Effective…

Lyreco joins the fight against deforestation

Lyreco has announced that is has joined the New York Declaration on Forests (NYDF) as part of its ongoing sustainability…

Antalis reports sharp decline in paper volumes

Distributor Antalis said paper volumes in its European markets fell by around 7% in the first half of 2019. What…

Lyreco testing electric barges for Paris deliveries

Lyreco is looking to reduce its carbon footprint by making deliveries in the centre of the French capital Paris using…

Exertis boosts enterprise business

Technology distributor Exertis has appointed Angelo Apa to the newly-created position of Global Head of Enterprise Vendor Management. Reporting to…

Acquisition for HP | Pentel approves Kokuyo deal | Officemate ramps up franchise model

HP Inc has acquired California-based endpoint security start-up Bromium. HP had been in partnership with Bromium through a licensing deal,…

PBS Holding to buy Depot subsidiaries

Office Depot Europe has announced that it has agreed to sell its subsidiaries in the Czech Republic and Slovakia to…

New CEO for Stora Enso

European packaging, pulp and paper manufacturer Stora Enso has appointed Annica Bresky as its new CEO. Bresky will take over…

Triumphant second Ride of Life

Members of the UK OP industry have celebrated crossing the finish line for the second successful Ride of Life (ROL)…

Channel changes at Xerox DACH

Xerox DACH has promoted Thiemo Rau to the position of VP Channel & SMB DACH. Rau has been with the…

Neopost reveals new brand identity

European mailroom solutions provider Neopost has changed its corporate business name to Quadient. According to the press release, the new…

NewStar focuses on UK & Ireland

Viscom mounting specialist NewStar has appointed Suzanne Tiernan as Head of Sales for the UK & Ireland. Well-known in the…

Acquisition for Fellowes

Fellowes Brands has acquired certain assets of archival, storage and filing products firm Classicom. The privately-owned Belgian company will join…

Antalis UK strengthens packaging team

Antalis Packaging has appointed Stuart Bates to lead the development of its in-box solutions, automation and void-reduction business. Bates spent…

EOPA 2020: five weeks to get your entries in

There are just five weeks remaining for you to submit your entries for the prestigious 2020 European Office Products Awards…

Steelcase on a roll

Steelcase has reported one of the strongest quarters in the past 20 years as sales as operating profit grew in…

ECI and Clover launch integration | ISSA adds to international education team | Recognition...

This week’s round-up of business supplies-related stories from around the globe. ECI and Clover launch integration ECI has announced a…

Continued growth at Trodat

The Trodat-Trotec Group has reported good comparable growth for its 2018 financial year. The Austria-based manufacturer shortened its 2018 financial…

COLOP UK inaugurates new HQ

More than 70 guests attended the grand opening of COLOP UK’s new headquarters in Birmingham on 4 September. The 7,500…

Integra sees success with dealer acquisition initiative

UK dealer group Integra Business Solutions has already brokered a number of dealer acquisitions via its i-merge service launched earlier…

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DEX to provide turnkey MPS solution for Essendant dealers

In the second part of our interview with Harry Dochelli (click here for Part 1), the Essendant President reveals details…